Kinchen Funeral Home: Obituaries

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Julia Ben Julia Ben
(July 12, 1963 - December 11, 2013)

A Celebration of Life will be held for Julia Ben on Saturday, December 21, 2013, 1:00 PM at Kinchen Funeral Home. She will be buried in Gethsemane Gardens Cemetery in Lafayette. Rev Roosevelt Dunn will conduct the service.

A native and resident of Lafayette, Julia passed away on December 11, 2013, at her home. She was 50 years old.

She is survived by three sons, Fernando (Tarey) Ben, Jerome (Natasha) Ben, Katrell Ben (Delasha Faulk) all of Lafayette, LA; three daughters, Jezetta (Derrick) Celestine, Latoya Ben (Antonio Washington), Ladaisha Ben (Antonio Jones) all of Lafayette, LA; mother, Mary Ben; father, Leroy Ben; step-mother, Jeannie Foreman all of Lafayette, LA; one step-brother, Willie Foreman of Lafayette, LA; five sisters, Wilda (Arthur) Boutte, Jessie Sterling, Delsa Arceneaux all of Lafayette, LA, Dora (Troy) Davis, Phebie (Sheldon) Taylor both of Houston, TX; one step-sister Alice Foreman of Lafayette, LA; 14 grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her grandson, Kylan Jackson; nephew, Travis Arceneaux; niece, Shemica Ben; brother-in-law, Larry Sterling; and great-nephew Marcus Johnson, Jr.

Viewing will be Saturday, December 21, 2013 from 7:00 AM until the time of service at Kinchen Funeral Home.

Kinchen Funeral Home, Inc of Lafayette is in charge of final arrangements.